a large California food fish, Semicossyphus pulcher, of the wrasse family.
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How to use sheephead in a sentence
They are capital bait—the best we have, unless we want to catch sheephead; then we use fiddlers.The Wreck of The Red Bird | George Cary Eggleston
They have hard shells that whiting and croakers can't crack, while the sheephead, having good teeth, crush them easily.The Wreck of The Red Bird | George Cary Eggleston